Renal calculi are formed when the urine is supersaturated with salt and minerals such as calcium oxalate, struvite (ammonium magnesium phosphate), uric...
over 7 years ago
Researchers reviewing trials involving thousands of patients say taking extra vitamins and minerals does more harm than good
about 7 years ago
Powders of iron plus other micronutrients for home (point-of-use) fortification of foods consumed by pregnant women | Cochrane
Pregnant women are particularly vulnerable to nutrient deficiencies due to the requirements of the growing baby during the pregnancy. In low-income countries, many women have diets with low content of vitamins and minerals, and they participate in long hours of physical labour. They are also exposed to recurrent infections, which make nutritional deficiencies worse. Thus, lack of adequate nutrition can contribute to the poor health of these women their babies.
almost 7 years ago
An extremely sensitive and selective method using graphene films to mimic the cell microenvironment could enhance capture of circulating tumor cells (CTCs)
over 6 years ago